Budget agreement reached

Budget agreement reached


On saturday morning the 4 coalition partners came to an agreemnt on the govenments fiscal budget for 2017, just in time before the financial debate in Parliament. The basic demand from the Right wing " motorist package '' remains intackt, b…

Magnus Karlsen - World Chess Champion

Magnus Karlsen - World Chess Champion


Magnus Carlsen pulled it of with a victory in the third round of rapid chess party in New York on Wednesday night. Carlsen's game impressed mostly through the evening, but he also made mistakes. In the second game, the computers showed a …

Budgetary disagreements on overtime

Budgetary disagreements on overtime


The political coalition government saved last years budget by agreement on a tax reorganization in 2017, providing "significant reductions in greenhouse gas emissions."  Already weeks before the state budget was submitted, the Governme…

Norwegian Prime Minister congratulates Donald Trump

Norwegian Prime Minister congratulates Donald Trump


I want to congratulate Donald Trump with the victory in the presidential election. The US is our closest ally and our cooperation is based on shared values and interests.We want a good partnership with Donald Trump and his administration o…

Key policy rate unchanged at 0,5%

Key policy rate unchanged at 0,5%


Norges Bank's Executive Board has decided to keep the key policy rate unchanged at 0.50 percent.

Possible submarine in Norwegian waters

Possible submarine in Norwegian waters


The crew of a Norwegian fishing boat yesterday gave notice of a posible encounter with an alien submarine a few miles West of Bodoe. The millitary sent out the maritime surveillance plane P3 Orion searching.

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Latest short statistics from Statistics Norway

  NOK 466 billion in assessed taxes In 2015, the total assessed taxes amounted to NOK 466...

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Magnus Karlsen - World Chess Champion

Magnus Carlsen pulled it of with a victory in the third round of rapid chess...

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Figures from The tourist season in Norway

          There has been a record high 2.45 million guest nights in June 2016 in Norwegian...

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The Rafto Prize to Yanar Mohammed

The Rafto Prize for 2016 is awarded to the human rights campaigner and leader of...

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